. >> >> speaking from malaysia, president obama called sterling's remarks racist and incredibly offensive, but tried to offer some perspective. >> united states continues to deal with the legacy of race -- we have made enormous strides. you will continue to see this every so often. we just have to be clear and steady in denouncing it. teaching our children -- >> president obama said he is confident the nba will address the issue. >> >> the naacp retracted plans to give an award to sterling later. specifically -- in a separate tweet, the group's president said if you are silent about this, then you are accepting of this, meaning sterling's remarks. >> >> pioneering broadcaster bryant gumbel weighed in on this as well. >> i'm surprised anyone is surprised. donald sterling's reputation is one of if you keep a vicious dog and one day it bites someone, you can't be surprised. >> >> on ktv overages. com, we posted more on the clippers controversy, including more of what the team's coach had to say. despite the controversy, clippers and warrior also a game to play. tonight, the warriors on top.